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Casa de Avila - Tourist Hotel

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Av San Martin 116 Vallecito, Arequipa 00001, Peru
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I spent two nights at Casa de Avila and it was the standout hotel of our trip to Peru.The hotel wasn't fully booked when we checked in and we were kindly offered a room upgrade free of charge. Our room was clean, comfortable and the bed in our upgraded room was absolutely huge! The hotel is close... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because of it's location we were often out late at night which meant we had Alex up late, (or early when we had to leave at 3am). We were always greeted wit a smile and "it's no trouble at all", as with other requests we made. The outdoor grassed courtyard was great for breakfast - an amazing array of fruit... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice hotel close to the center of Arequipa. Everything about this place is great...Location, rooms, cleanliness, quietness, great garden setting, nice breakfast, friendly & helpful staff. If you want a nice economical place to stay in Arequipa...this it it! Very highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Natalia helped us make sure we knew where to visit. Really enjoyed the monastery and Juanita museum... both in close walking distance through historic area. Nattie marked the route for us on an extra map she keeps for guests at the front desk. When we came back, we sat in the garden and watched Raoul work magic with fresh veggies... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Casa de Avila is a great place to study Spanish in their beautiful garden with their famous turtle that wonders around. I stayed here for one night and then they set up a home stay for two weeks so I could get extra practice while taking lessons at Casa de Avila. Over all this was a great experience. The home... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place, wonderful staff, excellent customer service, clean rooms and peaceful atmosphere. Raquel and Orlando were amazing. Congratulations to Armando Espino on a wonderful job in managing this place ... What a memorable experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The hotel is centrally located in the city of Arequipa with close proximity to all the sightseeings. The room set up was beautiful, super clean, comfortable beds and good Wi-Fi connection throughout the hotel. The Breakfast was good. The Hotel staff were absolutely super friendly and helpful. Natalie at the front desk was super attentive and provide us with a... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Stayed several nights with a gap in between to tour the Colca Canyon. They stored our luggage securely for free. Also took the cooking class that's offered at the hotel and it was great once we got a small scheduling snafu settled. The garden area is really pretty and a nice respite from the surrounding city and there's a small... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I stayed at Casa de Avila for three weeks in May 2015, learning Spanish for 4 hours in one-to-one lessons in the morning. First I was put into a room around the garden but was moved up to one floor the next morning. At first I was unhappy but then I was given discounts as a student. Paid around US$250... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We were recommended Casa de Avila by a traveler in the Amazon (Bonanza tours is awesome). We highly recommend this place as well. We ended up taking two cooking classes, we loved making lomo saltado that we came back the next day to make macho fish in the garden as well. Friendly staff helped us to plan to do the... More 

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